Candlestick one of a pair
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
12 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (30.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on underside of base in center: "T.B.M. CO / 1"
Dick S. Ramsay Fund
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Taunton Britannia Manufacturing Co.. Candlestick one of a pair, 1830-1835. Pewter, 12 1/8 x 5 3/8 x 5 3/8 in. (30.8 x 13.7 x 13.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 47.179.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.179.1_bw.jpg)
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Pewter candlestick, one of a pair with 47.179.2. Round, stepped base rises in center to tall balustrade shaft with several rings and conical lobe in center. Shaft supports cylindrical bobeche with wide rim that curves downward at edge.
CONDITION: Fair; shows use with allover scratches, tarnish, and dark spots of discoloration; edges of base and rim slightly bent.
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